Brianna Breathes Easy: A story about Asthma
Brianna gets the lead in the Thanksgiving school playshell be Hero the Hen! She almost forgets about the coughing and breathing trouble she's been having.Brianna loves practicing her leaping and flapping. But at the dress rehearsal, she has a bad coughing attack and feels a tightness in her chest. The teacher calls 911 and the paramedics take Brianna to the hospital. There, Dr. Anderson diagnoses Brianna with asthma. Brianna begins to learn about her disease and how to manage it. Things are soon under control, and she's back on stage for her debut!
Disability and Health; Illness; sickness; disease; lung disease; asthma
school play; coughing; triggers; hospital; nebulizer; breathing; inhaler
Kroll, Virginia L., "Brianna Breathes Easy: A story about Asthma" (2005). Diverse Families. 2131.